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Summary of the Final Statement of Enforcement Priorities Regarding Service Animals

This is a short summary of the U.S. Department of Transportation's final statement of enforcement priorities regarding service animals in the cabin of aircraft.  The statement discusses topics such as species/breed restrictions, documentation of service animals, advance notice, and containment of service animals in the cabin. 

Last updated: Thursday, August 8, 2019